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Crawling (Hofuku; "Ho Huku"), from the series Eastern Customs: Enumerated Blessings (Azuma fûzoku, fuku-zukushi)

「東風俗 福つくし Ho Huku 匍匐(ほふく)」

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1889–90 (Meiji 22–23)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Takekawa Unokichi (Unosuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Coats, Chikanobu (2006), pls. 161-5 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.8 × 25.1 cm (14 1/2 × 9 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2016.1455

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Date not filled in.

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu
楊洲周延筆

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016